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    Posted on Nov 1, 2015

    30 Things You Need To Cook In November

    Think of the next few weeks as "Thanksgiving training".

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    1. Roasted Chicken with Clementines

    2. Maple-Roasted Brussels Sprout and Quince Salad

    If you can't find quince, just sub apples or pears! Recipe here.

    3. Slow Cooker Pot Roast with Homemade Gravy

    Best thing about slow cookers is that you can have a Sunday roast on like, a random Tuesday night. Recipe here.

    4. Twice-Baked Sweet Potatoes with Brown Sugar, Pecans, and Marshmallows

    Perfect for Thanksgiving and also every single day of the week. Recipe here.

    5. Brown Butter Apple Bars with Pecan Streusel and Maple Glaze

    These are definitely dessert, but they LOOK like breakfast, so... Recipe here.

    6. Vegan Pumpkin Cheesecake

    A cheeseless cheesecake that's so delicious, you won't even mind the outrageous contradiction. Recipe here.

    7. Crock Pot French Onion Soup with Cheesy French Toast

    Seriously, what can't your Crock Pot do? Recipe here.

    8. Vanilla Bean Tarte Tatin

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    Recipe here.

    9. Brussels Sprouts and Pancetta Pizza

    Breakfast, lunch, or dinner. Recipe here.

    10. Perfect Fried Chicken

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    Plus a sweet Tabasco honey for dipping. Recipe here.

    11. Pumpkin Scalloped Potatoes

    12. Maple and Brown Sugar Oatmeal with Sweet Potato

    Good morning to you. Recipe here.

    13. 5-Ingredient Pear Pomegranate Salsa

    Serve with anything. Serve with EVERYTHING. Recipe here.

    14. Sesame Roasted Turnips and Barley

    Healthy and hearty. Recipe here.

    15. Sea Salt Pumpkin Butter Cups

    !!!!!!!!!!! Recipe here.

    16. Truffle Cauliflower Soup with Bacon, Brown Butter, Sage, and Pomegranate

    Recipe here.

    17. Spinach and Ricotta Grilled Cheese

    Really, it's always grilled cheese season. Recipe here.

    18. Easy Creamy Mushrooms

    The perfect side to any steak dinner. Recipe here.

    19. Red Nose Punch

    20. Healthy Whole Wheat Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Pancakes

    Waking up is harder when it's cold, but definitely a little easier when there are pancakes. Recipe here.

    21. Freekeh Salad with Roasted Kale and Cabbage

    Grain bowls are kind of the best. Recipe here.

    22. Cinnamon Sugar Apple Cider Donuts

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    Everyone knows the best part of apple picking is the doughnuts, and now you can make them yourself! Recipe here.

    23. Tomato and Cannellini Bean Soup

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    Canned tomatoes, canned beans, and fresh swiss chard come together for a really easy fall soup. Recipe here.

    24. Curried Butternut Squash Soup

    25. Homemade Pumpkin Pie Spice Mix

    Because sometimes they don't have it at the grocery store, and that's REALLY not a reason to panic. It's so simple, and you should definitely be making it yourself. Recipe here.

    26. Roasted Cauliflower and Garlic Dip with Toasted Pepitas

    Make it for a party, save leftovers to eat with lunch throughout the week. Recipe here.

    27. Crunchy Cashew Kale Salad

    First typed "Krunchy Kashew Kale Salad". Almost didn't correct myself. Recipe here.

    28. Double Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies

    Fall produce (Apples! Pumpkins! Pears! Squash!) makes for excellent baked goods, but sometimes you just want a little chocolate and peanut butter. Recipe here.

    29. Pumpkin and Pork Cheesy Stuffed Shells

    A worthy spin on an original classic. Recipe here.

    30. Apple Dessert Pizza with Caramel Cream Cheese Frosting